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Re: [Scheme-reports] multiple values module

Jim Wise scripsit:

> Well, this is clearly not correct.  Multiple value return (in
> the context Eli mentions, as a natural context of first-class
> continuations) is discussed explicitly in GLS's "LAMBDA: The Ultimate
> Declarative", From November of 1976, where it warrants its own
> appendix (and is already referred to as the `old' CPS implementation
> by the time of GLS's thesis a year later).

Thanks for this.  Unfortunately the Lambda papers are online as images,
so not searchable.  Clearly I need to reread this one.

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